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2009-09-16 09:23

The new Verso is available in three specification levels and with a choice of 1.6 litre Valvematic petrol engine, 1.8 litre Valvematic petrol engine or 2.0 litre D-4D diesel engine to make up a four model range. All models feature a 6-speed manual transmission.

The Verso 1.6 S, 1.6 SX and 1.8 TX models will be available from late August, while the 2.0D TX will become available during the fourth quarter of 2009.

From the base model Verso 1.6 S up all models in the Verso range have a high level of specification. Included in the Verso 1.6 S specification are:

• 1.6 litre Valvematic petrol engine – 97 kW @ 6400 r/min; 160 Nm @ 4400 r/min
• 6-speed manual transmission
• 16 inch steel wheels with full cover fitted with 205/60 R16 tyres
• Colour coded bumpers
• Rear fog lamp
• Colour coded side mirrors
• Coversational rear view mirror for driver
• Electrically operated remote side mirrors
• Tilt and telescopic adjustment for the steering wheel
• Electric power steering
• Rear window demister with timer
• Power windows with one touch operation – front only
• Manual headlamp levelling
• 2 cup holders in the front, 2+2 cup holders in the rear
• Manual air conditioning system
• CD radio combination – 4 speaker
• Audio jack
• ABS anti lock brakes with Brake Assist
• Electronic Brake force Distribution
• Driver, passenger, side (front seats), and knee airbags
• Anti-theft immobiliser/alarm system
• Remote door locks with speed sensor and double lock feature
• Tonneau cover

The Verso 1.6 SX adds the following items to this comprehensive specification list:

• 16 inch aluminium wheels fitted with 205/60 R16 tyres
• Front fog lamps
• Leather gear knob
• Leather covered steering wheel
• Power windows with one touch operation front and rear
• Light control system
• Aviation type table and cup holder fitted to backrest of front seats
• Upper level glovebox with cooling feature
• Passenger seat under tray for storage
• Microphone and microphone amplifier
• Vehicle Stability Control (VSC)
• Hill-start Assist Control (HAC)
• Driver, passenger, side (front seats) knee, and curtain side airbags
• Radio/CD player with 6 speakers and Bluetooth facility

The top specification Verso 1.8 TX includes the following additional items:

• 1.8 litre Valvematic petrol engine – 108 kW @ 6400 r/min; 180 Nm @ 4000 r/min
• Push button start system
• Cruise control
• Intermittent windscreen wipers with rain sensor
• Rear door sun shade
• Automatic air conditioning system
• Radio/CD combination with in dash CD changer plus Bluetooth facility
• Power door locks with automatic speed activation, double lock, and free wheel functions
• Smart key entry system
• Electrochromatic rear view mirror

The Verso 2.0D will be available in TX specification only and varies from the Verso 1.8 TX only with regard to the engine specification which is: 2.0 litre D-4D common rail turbo diesel engine producing 93 kW @ 3600 r/min and 310 Nm @ 1800 – 2400 r/min.

A is available for all models as a dealer fitted option.

Prices inclusive of VAT:
Verso 1.6 S 6MT   R243 300.00
Verso 1.6 SX 6MT   R259 000.00
Verso 1.8 TX 6MT   R279 900.00
Verso 2.0D TX 6 MT  R296 200.00

The Verso is covered by a 3 year/100 000 km warranty.
A 5 year/90 000 km service plan is included in the price. Service intervals for all models are 15 000 km.


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